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Supporting Documents

As part of your visa application, you must provide your passport and visa / Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) and you may be required to include other supporting documents* after you have applied online. Below is a list of the evidence that you may be required to provide, with information about each.

*Nationals from 'Low Risk' countries may not be required to provide certain supporting documents as part of your Tier 4 visa application (see below)

Low Risk students

If you are from one of the countries listed below, you may not be required to provide certain supporting documents as part of your Tier 4 visa application

Argentina, Australia, Barbados, Botswana, British National (Overseas), Brunei, Canada, Chile, Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Oman, Qatar, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan (those who hold a passport issued by Taiwan that includes the number of the identification card issued by the competent authority in Taiwan), Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates, United States of America.

  • Please note: even nationals of the countries listed are still required to fulfil the requirements (including having sufficient money in your account) even if evidence is not required.

Contact Us

Student Immigration Office
The Palatine Centre 
Stockton Road
+44 (0)191 33 46069